Purse

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-26349

Description

Red leather purse w/ oval clasp mirror and green silk lining; containing ephemera (calling cards; notes; account listings of furnishings, jewery, textiles; poem).

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
glass (material)
leather
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
gifts
Leather
Silk
Glass
Silver
Unidentified Paper
Gifts
PURSE

Inscription

Engraved on clasp: ""IR""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

3 x 4.5 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1998.5798